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Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 Phil Green and his Band
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label/cat.; series; mx. refs: DECCA / MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK / MW.271; DR.8178. matrix/IDs: DR 8178-2; TT (at 12 o’clock); B side: A type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: England tax code: n/a released: mid-1940s condition: Excellent (accidentally broken in half, on later take) pressing date/decade: 1940s   [songs: Marta / Day by Day / Auf Weidersehen, My Dear] performer/s: Phil Green and his Band, supervised by Edgar Jackson performed: London, 1944:07:12 (source:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons, Archie Gottler, Horatio Nicholls,...
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Part 2:- Marta; Day by Day; Auf Wiedersehen [; My Dear; Marta (reprise)] – DECCA (MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK) MW 271; A - matrix DR 8178-2 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Hit Parade of 1932 (Part 1):   Part 1:- Underneath the Arches; Just an Echo in the Valley; By the Fireside [Underneath the Arches (reprise)] – DECCA (MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK) MW 271; B - matrix DR 8179-2   Notes This is a...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Gilbert-Simons, Gottler-Nicholls, Hoffman-Goodhart-Nelson-Ager
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 Phil Green and his Band
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label/cat.; series; mx. refs: DECCA / MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK / MW.271; DR.8179. matrix/IDs: DR 8179-2; TT (at 12 o’clock); B side: B type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: mid-1940s condition: Excellent pressing date/decade: 1940s   [songs: Underneath the Arches / Just an Echo in the Valley / By the Fireside] performer/s: Phil Green and his Band, supervised by Edgar Jackson performed: London, 1944:07:12...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Bud Flanagan, Jimmy Campbell, Reg. Connelly, Harry Woods, Ray Noble
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 Phil Green and his Band
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Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Part 1:- Underneath the Arches; Just an Echo in the Valley; By the Fireside [Underneath the Arches (reprise)] – DECCA (MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK) MW 271; B - matrix DR 8179-2 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Part 2:- Marta; Day by Day; Auf Wiedersehen [; My Dear; Marta (reprise)] – DECCA (MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK) MW 271; A - matrix DR 8178-2   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V)...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Bud Flanagan, Campbell-Connelly-Woods, Noble-Campbell-Connelly
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 Geraldo's Gaucho Tango Orchestra; Gino Berni
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / DB 1185; CA 13790. matrix/IDs: ©A13790-1; 1; G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: 1933 condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: simplified logos signify possibly pre-tax years, circa late 1930s   [songs: There’s Something in your Eyes; Marta (vocal); Three Little Times] performer/s: Geraldo’s Gaucho Tango Orchestra, [uncredited Gino Bernie (g)...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Karl Farkas, Géza Herczeg, Robert Katscher, Al Hoffman, Al Goodhart...
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Part 1:- There’s Something in tour Eyes; Marta (vocal); Three Little Times – COLUMBIA DB 1185; matrix CA 13790-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Part 2:- Tell Me I’m Forgiven; Auf Weidersehen, My Dear; Lady of Spain – COLUMBIA DB 1185; matrix CA CA 13790-1   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken yesterday).   To see this -...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Connelly-Grothe, Gilbert-Simons, Kalmar-Ruby
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 28, 2022 Geraldo's Gaucho Tango Orchestra
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / DB 1185; CA 13791. matrix/IDs: ©A13791-1; 1; G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: 1933 condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: simplified logos signify possibly pre-tax years, circa late 1930s   [songs: Tell Me I’m Forgiven / Auf Weidersehen, My Dear / Lady of Spain] performer/s: Geraldo’s Gaucho Tango Orchestra performed: London, 1933:07:12...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Reg. Connelly, Franz Grothe, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons, Bert...
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Part 2:- Tell Me I’m Forgiven; Auf Weidersehen, My Dear; Lady of Spain – COLUMBIA DB 1185; matrix CA 13791-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Part 1:- There’s Something in tour Eyes; Marta (vocal); Three Little Times – COLUMBIA DB 1185; matrix CA 13790-1   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken yesterday).   To see this - click...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, medley, Farkas-Herczeg-Katscher, Hoffman-Goodhart-Nelson-Ager, Reaves-Evans
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Nov 21, 2022 unnamed - orchestre, ref. chanté
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label/cat.; mx. refs: DOREMI / T 1301; 50567 matrix/IDs: 50567A side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (=Edison Bell Ltd, England’s identical label font & runout stampings) country: Made in UK; for Belgian &/or French distribution tax code: n/a released: probably 1933, or earlier if released in advance of flipside’s film release condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: early 1930s   performer/s: uncredited orchestra with vocal, in French...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, rumba, R. Gohin, Eugène Joseph Gohin, Robert Champfleury, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 21, 2022 unnamed - orchestre, ref. chanté
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label/cat.; mx. refs: DOREMI / T 1301; 50567 matrix/IDs: 50567A side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (=Edison Bell Ltd, England’s identical label font & runout stampings) country: Made in UK; for Belgian &/or French distribution tax code: n/a released: probably 1933, or earlier if released in advance of the cited film’s release, qv. condition: Good, but plays well due to intact surfacing despite visual scratches pressing date/decade: early 1930s...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tango, Lucien Boyer, Walter Jurmann, Bronislaw Kaper, Voyage de noces
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 21, 2022 Albert Sandler; Maurice Zimbler; Jack Byfield
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / DB 980; CA 13137. matrix/IDs: ©A13137-1; 1; A side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: circa Dec 1932 condition: Excellent pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Albert Sandler violin solo; Jack Byfield piano; and Maurice Zimbler cello performed: London, 1932:10:14 (source: Music & Memories CD) first published: 1930s rights orgs: BIEM credited score...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons, Thomas Moore
[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) ([briefly] introducing “The Last Rose of Summer”) – COLUMBIA DB 980; matrix CA 13137-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Paradise – COLUMBIA DB 986; matrix CA 13136-1   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken today).   To see this - click H.264 or on the mp4 file via SHOW ALL.   To play the...
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Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 21, 2022 Albert Sandler; Maurice Zimbler; Jack Byfield
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / DB 980; CA 13136. matrix/IDs: ©A13136-1; 1; A side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: circa Dec 1932 condition: Excellent pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Albert Sandler, violin solo; Jack Byfield piano; Maurice Zimbler cello performed: London, 1932:10:14 (source: jmirvish.com) first published: 1930s rights orgs: BIEM credited score publisher/s:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, Gordon Clifford, Clifford-Brown, N. H. Brown, Nacio Herb Brown
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Paradise – COLUMBIA DB 986; matrix CA 13136-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) (introducing “The Last Rose of Summer”) – COLUMBIA DB 980; matrix CA 13137-1
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Gordon Clifford, Nacio Herb Brown
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 14, 2022 Turner Layton
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / DB 986; CA 13221. matrix/IDs: ©A13221-1 (the first “2” overlays a ‘”1”); 1; R side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: circa Dec 1932 to Jan 1933 condition: Very Good pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Turner Layton, vocal with piano [duettist with Clarence Johnstone on flipside] performed: London, early Nov 1932 first published: 1930s rights...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tenor, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) / (by Turner Layton; tenor) – COLUMBIA DB 986; matrix CA 13221-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   A Bedtime Story – COLUMBIA DB 986; matrix CA 13186-1   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken today).   To see this - click H.264 or on the mp4 file via SHOW ALL.   To play the backing sound file...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 14, 2022 Layton and Johnstone
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / DB 986; CA 13186. matrix/IDs: ©A13186-1; 1; G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: circa Dec 1932 to Jan 1933 condition: Very Good pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Turner Layton (p, v) and Clarence Johnstone (v), American duettists with piano performed: London, 1932-10-28 [presumably same session as for DB 982] first published: 1930s rights orgs:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, Leon-Towers-Nicholls, Harry Leon, Leo Towers, Horatio Nicholls
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   A Bed Time Story – COLUMBIA DB 986; matrix CA 13186-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) / (by Turner Layton; tenor) – COLUMBIA DB 986; matrix CA 13221-1   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken today).   To see this - click H.264 or on the mp4 file via SHOW ALL.   To play the backing sound file...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Leon-Towers-Nicholls, Harry Leon, Leo Towers, Horatio Nicholls
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 14, 2022 Geraldo
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / CB 512; CA 13086. matrix/IDs: ©A13086-1; 1; G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: Circa late 1932 to early 1933 condition: Excellent pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Geraldo’s Gaucho Tango Orchestra, [uncredited vocal] performed: London, 1932-10-04 first published: 1930s rights orgs: BIEM credited score publisher/s: Lawrence Wright Music Co /...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tenor, tango, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 14, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta / (tango; with vocal chorus) – COLUMBIA CB 512; matrix CA 13086-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Nothing but a Lie / (tango; with vocal chorus) – COLUMBIA CB 512; matrix CA 13085-1
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tenor, tango, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Nov 14, 2022 Geraldo
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / CB 512; CA 13085. matrix/IDs: ©A13085-1; 1; G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a released: Circa late 1932 to early 1933 condition: Excellent pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Geraldo’s Gaucho Tango Orchestra, [uncredited vocal] performed: London, 1932-10-04 first published: 1930s rights orgs: BIEM credited score publisher/s: Chappell & Co Ltd / per...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tango, Bruce R. Sievier, Fritz Rotter, Márkus Alfréd, Markush
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Nov 14, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Nothing but a Lie / (tango; with vocal chorus) – COLUMBIA CB 512; matrix CA 13085-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta / (tango; with vocal chorus) – COLUMBIA CB 512; matrix CA 13086-1   Notes This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken today).   To see this - click H.264 or on the mp4 file via SHOW ALL.   To play the backing sound file...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Bruce R. Sievier, Fritz Rotter, Márkus Alfréd, Markush
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extracts from 'Marta' 1931 popular song published notation for discussion on Pianoworld.com:- 1) at "it was nev-er intended.." OR "..it's your love, dear, I'm needing..", exploring an out of range B-natural at "-er" or "dear"; and 2) comparison examples i) & ii) between an authentic reprint (3 decades on) and a renewed partially altered print (4 decades on).
Topics: piano, concertina
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Nov 7, 2022 Lloyd Thomas
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label/cat.; mx.; descr. refs: ECLIPSE / No. 286; JW 833; vocal matrix/IDs: 833-2; 4 (stamped twice at 3 o’clock, ajar with alternate stamp) side: not stated type: 8” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (produced by Crystalate for F.W.Woolworths, source mgthomas.co.uk) country: England tax code: n/a released: 1932 (source: 45worlds) condition: Fair (better once wiped/brushed to show a well-kept untreated surface intactness / worn label pressing date/decade: 1930s   performer/s:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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Nov 7, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta – ECLIPSE 286; matrix [label JW 833] 833-2 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Dancing the Hours Away – ECLIPSE 286; matrix [label JW 834] 834-2
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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Nov 7, 2022 Lloyd Thomas
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label/cat.; mx.; descr. refs: ECLIPSE / No. 286; JW 834; vocal matrix/IDs: 834-2; 30 (mostly under label at 9 o’clock) side: not stated type: 8” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (produced by Crystalate for F.W.Woolworths, source mgthomas.co.uk) country: England tax code: n/a released: 1932 (source: 45worlds) condition: Good (better once wiped/brushed to show a well-kept untreated surface intactness / worn label) pressing date/decade: 1930s   performer/s: Lloyd Thomas, vocal...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, T. Dennis
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Nov 7, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Dancing the Hours Away – ECLIPSE 286; matrix [label JW 834] 834-2 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta – ECLIPSE 286; matrix [label JW 833] 833-2
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, T. Dennis
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Nov 7, 2022 Fredo Gardoni; Manuel Puig et leur Ensemble
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label / cat.; mx. refs: PATHÉ / N° X. 98.129; N° 301.653 matrix/IDs: 301653-MC1 (I=1); M3-62577 side: not given type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Pathé Marconi, Chatou country: France tax code: not given released: 1932 (source: 45worlds) condition: Excellent pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Fredo Gardoni, le populaire accordeoniste, Manuel Puig et leur ensemble performed: location tbc; circa Sep 1932 first published: 1932 rights orgs: BIEM credited score publisher/s: Julio...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, fox trot rumba, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta / (fox-trot rumba) – PATHÉ X.98.129, matrices 301.653 [runout 301653-MC1]; M3-61577 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Si Petite / (Mélodie Boston; Musique de Gaston Claret - Paroles de P, Bayle) – PATHÉ X.98.129, matrices 301.650 [runout 301650-MC1]; M3-61572   Notes  This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken at weekend).  To see...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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Nov 7, 2022 Fredo Gardoni; Manuel Puig et leur Ensemble; Jean Cyrano
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label / cat.; mx. refs: PATHÉ / N° X. 98.129; N° 301.650 matrix/IDs: 301650-MC1 (I=1); M3-62572 side: not given type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Pathé Marconi, Chatou country: France tax code: n/a released: 1932 (source: 45worlds) condition: Excellent pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Fredo Gardoni, le populaire accordeoniste, Manuel Puig et leur ensemble, Jean Cyrano vocal performed: location tbc; circa Sep 1932 first published: 1932 rights orgs: BIEM credited score...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, Mélodie Boston, Pierre Bayle, Gaston Claret
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Si Petite / (Mélodie Boston; Musique de Gaston Claret - Paroles de P. Bayle) – PATHÉ X.98.129, matrices 301.650 [runout 301650-MC1]; M3-61572 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta / (fox-trot rumba) – PATHÉ X.98.129, matrices 301.653 [runout 301653-MC1]; M3-61577   Notes  This is a collector’s audio/visual (A/V) presentation of a digitised 78 rpm record (taken at weekend).   To see...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Gaston Claret, Pierre Bayle
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Oct 30, 2022 Jay Wilbur and his Band; Foster Richardson
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label/cat.; mx. refs: IMPERIAL / 2771; 6239 matrix/IDs: 6239 side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Crystalate Gramophone Record Mfg. Co. Ltd. country: British Made (London EC1) tax code: n/a released: Dec 1932 (online sources) condition: Good (though lack of wear and surface degradation to sound ‘Very Good’) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Jay Wilbur and his Band, vocal Foster Richardson performed: London, 1932-09-24 first published: 1932 rights orgs: not...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, fox trot, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta / (fox trot) – IMPERIAL 2771, matrix 1639 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Shadows in the Window / (fox trot) – IMPERIAL 2771, matrix 1640-2
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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Oct 30, 2022 Jay Wilbur and his Band; Carlyle Cousins
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label/cat.; mx. refs: IMPERIAL / 2771; 6240 matrix/IDs: 6240-2 side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Crystalate Gramophone Record Mfg. Co. Ltd. country: British Made (London EC1) tax code: n/a released: Dec 1932 (online sources) condition: Good (though lack of wear and surface degradation to sound ‘Very Good’) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Jay Wilbur and his Band, vocal Carlisle Sisters performed: London, 1932-09-24 first published: 1932 rights orgs: not...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, fox trot, Joe Young, Ned Washington
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Shadows in the Window / (fox trot) – IMPERIAL 2771, matrix 1640-2 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta / (fox trot) – IMPERIAL 2771, matrix 1639
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Joe Young, Ned Washington
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Oct 29, 2022 Jan Zalski
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label/cat.; mx. refs: REGAL ZONOPHONE / MR 669; (CAR 1455) matrix/IDs: ©AR 1455-1; 1 (or I); O side: not stated type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: England tax code: n/a released: late 1932 condition: Good (after wipe and brush / scratches not apparent in play) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Jan Zalski, with orchestra performed: location tbc, circa 1932-09-17 first published: 1930s rights orgs: B.I.E.M. credited score publisher/s: Lawrence Wright / per...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tenor, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) – REGAL ZONOPHONE MR 669, matrix CAR 1455-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Gipsy Moon (Zigeunerweisen) – REGAL ZONOPHONE MR 669, matrix CAR 1251-3
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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Oct 29, 2022 Jan Zalski
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label/cat.; mx. refs: REGAL ZONOPHONE / MR 669; (CAR 1251) matrix/IDs: ©AR 1251-3; 1 (or I); A side: not stated type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: England tax code: n/a released: late 1932 condition: Very Good (after wipe and brush) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Jan Zalski, with orchestra performed: location tbc, circa 1932-09-17 first published: 1930s rights orgs: N.C.B. / B.I.E.M. credited score publisher/s: : Chappell & Co Ltd / per referenced...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, tenor, Frank Eyton, Igor Borganoff
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Gipsy Moon (Zigeunerweisen) – REGAL ZONOPHONE MR 669, matrix CAR 1251-3 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) – REGAL ZONOPHONE MR 669, matrix CAR 1455-1
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Frank Eyton, Igor Borganoff
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Oct 26, 2022 My 78s
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online satellite view to show area regarding urban block increments perpendicular to a city plan axis, both immediately near and afar (separated by an ocean), and as expressed on Nolli Pans during a Twitter thread - to which this image will be cross-linked for further reference.  Especially as latest Twitter platform/app is no longer allowing older IT to upload images.   Imagery by Google Map Data.
Topics: capitol, vistas, city plans
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Oct 23, 2022 Billy Cotton and his Band
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label/cat.; mx. refs: REGAL / MR 657; CAR 1424. matrix/IDs: ©AR 1424-1; 1 (or I); 1,1 (maybe represents “H” for 3 o’clock stamper position) side: not stated type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd country: England (London) tax code: n/a                 released: 1932 (possibly by Oct according to online source, discogs) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Billy Cotton and his Band, vocal Alan Breeze (uncredited)...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, slow fox trot, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
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Oct 23, 2022 Billy Cotton and his Band
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label/cat.; mx. refs: REGAL / MR 657; CAR 1434. matrix/IDs: ©AR 1434-2; 1 (or I); O (3 o’clock stamper position) side: not stated type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd                  country: England (London) tax code: n/a                 released: 1932 (possibly by Oct according to online source, discogs) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Billy Cotton and his Band, vocal Alan Breeze (uncredited)...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, waltz, Frank Eyton, Igor Borganoff
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta (Rambling Rose of the Wildwood) / (slow fox trot) – REGAL MR 657, matrix CAR 1424-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Gipsy Moon (Zigeunerweisen) / (waltz) – REGAL MR 657, matrix CAR 1234-2
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 22, 2022 Terence O'Brien; Cavan O'Connor
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label/cat.; mx. refs: BROADCAST / 892-B matrix/IDs: 242 (with 892ʙ below); X (right); 1 (top, upside-down) side: B type: 9” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Vocalion Gramophone Co Ltd country: UK tax code: n/a released: Oct 1932 (source 45worlds) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: 1930s   performer/s: Terence O’Brien (like O’Neill, considered a pseudonym), orchestra accompaniment performed location tbc, circa late Aug 1932 first published: 1932 rights orgs: not given credited...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta – BROADCAST 892; B - matrix 242 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   The Clouds Will Soon Roll By / (vocal; orch. acc.)  – BROADCAST 892; A - matrix 241
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 22, 2022 Terence O'Brien; Cavan O'Connor
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label/cat.; mx. refs: BROADCAST / 892-A matrix/IDs: 241 (with 892A below); X (right); 1 (top, upside-down) side: A type: 9” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Vocalion Gramophone Co Ltd country: UK tax code: n/a released: Oct 1932 (source 45worlds) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: 1930s   performer/s: Terence O’Brien (like O’Neill, considered a pseudonym), orchestra accompaniment performed location tbc, circa late Aug 1932 first published: 1932 rights orgs: not given credited...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, Harry Woods, George Brown, Billy Hill
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   The Clouds Will Soon Roll By / (vocal; orch. acc.)  – BROADCAST 892; A - matrix 241 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta – BROADCAST 892; B - matrix 242
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, Harry Woods, George Brown, Billy Hill
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 16, 2022 Mantovani and His String Orchestra; Les Allen
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label/cat.; mx. refs: 4 IN 1; Serial 2; x134 matrix/IDs: x134+6 (x is hand etched) side: tracks stated (3) & (4) type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: The British Homophone Co. Ltd. country: England (London) tax code: n/a released: circa Autumn 1932 condition: Excellent (however fairly bibbly surface, and noticeably light from minimal dead wax) pressing date/decade: 1930s   performer/s: Mantovani & His String Orchestra, Les Allen vocal [with same orchestra] performed: London,...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, fox-trot, waltz, microgroove, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons, Al Dubin, Al...
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta; Pagan Moon / (fox-trot; by Les Allen and His Salon String Orchestra; waltz by Mantovani and His String Orchestra) – 4 IN 1  [Serial] 2, matrix X134+6; and [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   The Flies Crawled up the Window; I Want to Cling to Ivy / (fox-trots; by Ray Starita AHA) – 4 IN 1 (& bearing the STERNO logo) Serial 2, matrix X130+7
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons, Al Dubin, Al Bryan, Joe Burke
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 16, 2022 Ray Starita and His Ambassadors
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label/cat.; mx. refs: 4 IN 1; Serial 2; x130; boxed Sterno (parent label) insignia on this side matrix/IDs: x130+7 (x is hand etched) side: tracks stated (1) & (2) type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: The British Homophone Co. Ltd. country: England (London) tax code: n/a released: circa Autumn 1932 condition: Excellent (however fairly bibbly surface, and noticeably light from minimal dead wax) pressing date/decade: 1930s   performer/s: Ray Starita and His Ambassadors, vocalists...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, fox-trot, microgroove, Douglas Furter, Vivian Ellis, Jack’s the boy
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   The Flies Crawled up the Window; I Want to Cling to Ivy / (fox-trots) – 4 IN 1 (& bearing the STERNO logo) Serial 2, matrix X130+7 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta; Pagan Moon / (fox-trot; by Les Allen and His Salon String Orchestra [Mantovani]; waltz by Mantovani and His String Orchestra) – 4 IN 1 [Serial] 2, matrix X134+6
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, musical comedy, Douglas Furter, Vivian Ellis
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 15, 2022 Joe Green and his Novelty Orchestra; Smith Ballew
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label/cat.; mx. refs: VARSITY; (C 1598) matrix/IDs: USC-1598-2-D1; 1 (upside down at 3 o’clock stamper position) side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated for or as “United States Record Corporation” country: U.S.A. (New York) tax code: n/a released: probably early to mid 1932 condition: Very Good (Excellently intact surface from being well kept) pressing date/decade: possibly original release given thickness of shellac   performer/s: Joe Green’s Band,...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 15, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta – VARSITY 5116, matrix USC-1598-2-D1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   New Hampshire Home – VARSITY 5116, matrix USC-1595-2-A-D1
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 15, 2022 Joe Green and his Novelty Orchestra; Smith Ballew
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label/cat.; mx. refs: VARSITY; (C 1595) matrix/IDs: USC-1595-2-A-D1; 1 (upside down at 3 o’clock stamper position) side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated for or as “United States Record Corporation” country: U.S.A. (New York) tax code: n/a released: probably early to mid 1932 condition: Very Good (Excellently intact surface from being well kept) pressing date/decade: possibly original release given thickness of shellac   performer/s: Joe Green’s Band,...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, sam lewis, robert king
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handwritten graph, prompted by notation from the published score song standard, 'I Surrender Dear' - for use in forum discussion
Topic: music notation
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 9, 2022 Beniamino Gigli
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label/cat.; mx. refs: HMV; D.A.1278; 40-5088 matrix/IDs: AQ72534◊; 1; G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: The Gramophone Co Ltd country: England tax code: XT (appears transitional from unsold triple-tax TT period) released: Oct 1932 (source: 45worlds) condition: Excellent pressing date/decade: presumably 1940s, from publisher logo & cross-decade tax codes transition   performer/s: Beniamino Gigli; tenor, in Spanish with orchestra performed: NYC, 1932-05-03...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 9, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta – HMV D.A.1278, matrices AQ 72534; 40-5088 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Canta pe’ Me (Sing for Me) / (in Neopolitan with orch.) – HMV D.A.1278, matrices A49150∆; 7-52430
Topics: 78 rpm, Shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 9, 2022 Beniamino Gigli
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label/cat.; mx. refs: HMV; D.A.1278; (7-52430) matrix/IDs: A49150∆; 7-52430; 2; G (with 4 upside-down above) side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: The Gramophone Co Ltd country: England tax code: XT (on flipside) released: Oct 1932 (source: 45worlds) condition: Excellent pressing date/decade: probably 1940s, given the tax code is from a transitional update   performer/s: Beniamino Gigli; tenor, in Neapolitan with orchestra performed: NYC, 1928-12-27  (online sources:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, De Curtis
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 9, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Canta pe’ Me (Sing for Me) / (in Neopolitan with orch.) – HMV D.A.1278, matrices A49150∆; 7-52430 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Marta – HMV D.A.1278, matrices AQ 72534; 40-5088
Topics: 78 rpm, Shellac, 1930s, De Curtis
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 8, 2022 The Street Singer; Arthur Tracy
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label/cat.; mx. refs: DECCA F. 6520; E.37247 matrix/IDs: E 37247 A (A is imprinted over E); 25179 A CA; 1A; IB; TT side: B type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for The Decca Record Co Ltd) country: England tax code: TT (flipside runout has DT despite TT on label) released: 1937 (source: 45worlds) condition: Good pressing date/decade: 1940s (1943-46 possibly piecemeal with flipside 1942-43) [NB: Not to be confused with the 1940 or '48 versions.] performer/s: Arthur Tracy,...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 8, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Marta – DECCA F. 6520, B - matrices E 37247 A (A imprinted over E); 25179 A CA [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Trees – DECCA F. 6520, A - matrix GB 7545-1
Topics: 78 rpm, Shellac, 1930s, L. Wolfe Gilbert, Moises Simons
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 2, 2022 Margaret Melby
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Label; cat.:  ϵ MCO ; 3 matrix/runout IDs: MM-1B (hand-etched) side: not stated type: 10” / thin shellac / 78 RPM [unusually with microgroove, as used for thicker 1930/32 Pat. 4-IN-1*s] manufacturer: (not given; for the Music Masters Co. (logo: ϵmco [with stacked M insignia above]) country: USA (Seattle, Washington) tax code: n/a                 released: condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: [* an example of an early-1930s 78rpm microgroove disc is due this month. The...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, 1950s, piano solo, Chopin, Margaret Melby
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 2, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust –  ϵ MCO  3, matrix MM-1B (handwritten on runout is ASCAP) [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file /s]   flipside of:   Fantastic Impromptu (arr. Margaret Melby) –  ϵ MCO  3, matrix MM-1A (handwritten on runout is ASCAP)
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, 1950s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael, Margaret Melby
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 1, 2022 Margaret Melby
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Label; cat.:  ϵ MCO  ; 3 matrix/runout IDs: MM-1A (hand-etched); 8 (4No. stamped under label awkwardly around indent) side: not stated type: 10” / thin shellac / 78 RPM [unusually with microgroove, as used for thicker 1930/32 Pat. 4-IN-1*s] manufacturer: (not given, for the Music Masters Co. (logo:  ϵ mco [with stacked M insignia above]) country: USA (Seattle, Washington) tax code: n/a                 released: condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: [* an example of...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, 1950s, piano solo, Chopin, Margaret Melby
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Oct 1, 2022 my 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Fantastic Impromptu (arr. Margaret Melby) –  ϵ MCO  3, matrix MM-1A (handwritten on runout is ASCAP) [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file /s]   flipside of:   Stardust –  ϵ MCO  3, matrix MM-1B (handwritten on runout is ASCAP)
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, 1950s, Chopin, Margaret Melby
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 25, 2022 Burrus Williams
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Label; cat.: PARAGON; 506 A matrix/runout IDs: PAR 506A side: A type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Paragon Records Inc country: USA tax code: n/a                 released: condition: Excellent (incredibly high dynamics, though very minor wear patches) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Burus Williams, pianist performed: presumably Washington DC, 1947 first published: circa Oct 1947 rights orgs: not given credited score publisher/s: not given / per referenced...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, piano solo, Cole Porter
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 24, 2022 Eddie Oliver
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Label (cat.): JIMMY OLIVER; cat no N/A matrix/runout IDs: n/a (uncut dead wax)                  side: - type: 10” / lacquer on aluminium / 78 RPM manufacturer: unknown country: presumably USA tax code: n/a                 released: n/a condition: Very Good (Excellent in slower speed play) pressing date/decade: n/a   performer/s: Eddie Oliver and his Orchestra performed: presumably Elkhart, Indiana, 1947-02-19 (refer label) first published: circa 1950s on LP...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, dance orchestra, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 24, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust – JIMMY OLIVER (Cat. No. not given; Recording Studios ELKHART, IND); dated 2/19/47 [ item links: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file/s ]   flipside of:   Stars Fell on Alabama – JIMMY OLIVER (all label info the same)
Topics: 78 rpm, acetate, 1940s, dance orchestra, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 18, 2022 Joe Venuti; Herb Kern; Charlotte Tinsley; Larry Breen; Vincent Terri
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: ODEON 8.330-A; ROY 168-B; Standard matrix/IDs: A-6347 [hand etched]**; (67342) ROY – 168B* side: A type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: Brazil tax code: n/a                  released: condition: Excellent (except for breakage into two halves) pressing date/decade: [* this ia stamped mx ref. that combines both the TEMPO (prefixed in brackets) & English PARLOPHONE matrices.  **The hand etched mx ref. may signify a...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust – ODEON 8.330, A - matrices [hand etched A-6347] (67342) ROY-168 B [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Estrellita – ODEON 8.330, B - matrices [hand etched A-6348] (67341) ROY-170 A  
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 18, 2022 Joe Venuti; Herb Kern; Vincent Terri; Larry Breen; Charlotte Tinsley
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: ODEON 8.330-B; ROY 170-A; Standard matrix/IDs: A-6348 [hand etched]**; (67341) ROY – 170A* side: B type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: Brazil tax code: n/a released: condition: Excellent (except for breakage into two halves) pressing date/decade: [* this ia stamped mx ref. that combines both the TEMPO (prefixed in brackets) & English PARLOPHONE matrices.   **The hand etched mx ref. may signify a triad relationship with HOLLYWOOD...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Manuel Ponce
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Estrellita – ODEON 8.330, B - matrices [hand etched A-6348] (67341) ROY-170 A [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Stardust – ODEON 8.330, A - matrices [hand etched A-6347] (67342) ROY-168 B
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Manual Ponce
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 17, 2022 Herb Kern And Lloyd Sloop
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label/cat.; mx. refs: TEMPO / TR 954-A; UR 57569; RECORDED BY DIRECT ELECTRONIC PROCESS** matrix/IDs: TR-954-A-3 side: A type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: TRA (Tempo Record Co. of America) country: USA (Hollywood) tax code: n/a released: at least by late or during 1947 (along with many more for label’s ad in Billboard, 13 Dec 1947) condition: Good (at digitisation, because of lots of surface noise maybe from wear)* pressing date/decade: [* later and now maybe ‘fair’ after being...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, hammond organ, novachord, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Star Dust / (fox trot; met. Tempo 100) – TEMPO TR-954-A-3, A - matrix UR 57569 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   When I Grow too Old to Dream / (waltz; met. Tempo 92) – TEMPO TR-954-B, B - matrix UR 57570
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 10, 2022 Buddy Baker and his Orchestra
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: MO-708; EXC-1150 matrix/IDs: EXC-1150-4 (small A above on both sides)                  album: Ex-1003 side: 4 type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: Exclusive Records country: USA tax code: n/a                 released: circa Jan 1947 condition: Very Good (although with many patches of wear) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Buddy Baker and his Orchestra performed: Los Angeles, 1946 (source: Jepsen) first published: 1940s...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Light Music, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 10, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Star Dust – EXCLUSIVE MO-708 (from album Ex-1003), side 4 - matrix EXC-1150 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Stars Fell on Alabama – EXCLUSIVE MO-708 (from album Ex-1003), side 3 - matrix EXC-1149
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, light orchestra, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 10, 2022 Kurt Drabek und sein Sextett
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: 17-450; (K-C 29 903) matrix/IDs: K-C 29903; 71 (small hand-etchings)* side: b type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: Germany tax code: n/a                 released: 1948 (source: 45worlds) [NB source: discogs has TWILIGHT TIME 17-449 as 1946] condition: Very Good (initial bumpiness, much reduced in latter half) pressing date/decade: [* small 71 with 7-strikethrough, numerically resembling swastika symbology, but in reverse or...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, slow-fox, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 10, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Star Dust / (slow-fox) – IMPERIAL 17 450, b - matrix K-C 29903 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Boogie Woogie in Berlin / (slow-fox) – IMPERIAL 17 450, a - matrix K-C 29902
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 10, 2022 Kurt Drabek und sein Sextett
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: 17-450; (K-C 29 902) matrix/IDs: K-C 29902; 71 (small hand-etchings)* side: b type: 10” / shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated country: Germany tax code: n/a                 released: 1948 (source: 45worlds) [NB source: discogs has TWILIGHT TIME 17-449 as 1946] condition: Very Good (initial bumpiness, much reduced in latter half) pressing date/decade: [* small 71, but with the 7-strikethrough dash clumsily between strokes like an H]. / NB...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, foxtrot, Kurt Drabek
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 10, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Boogie Woogie in Berlin / (foxtrot) – IMPERIAL 17 450, a - matrix K-C 29902 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Star Dust / (slow-fox) – IMPERIAL 17 450, b - matrix K-C 29903
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Kurt Drabek
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 3, 2022 John Paris; Vieri Fidanzini
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: 60-1095-B / label in Spanish Language matrix/IDs: 60-1095 B; 1; (no matrix no. given) V.E (in elipse); side: B type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: [as or for (?)] RCA Victor Argentina S.A. Buenos Aires country: Argentina tax code: n/a released: 1946 (source: www.buenosaires.gob.ar/sites/gcaba/files/adj.pdf) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: 1940s   performer/s: John Paris, accomp. por el Grupo de Cuerdas bajo la dirección de Vieri Fidanzini...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, cantado, vocadance, Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish
[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust / (vocadance) – VICTOR 60-1095, B - no matrix (runout stamped with a ‘V.E in ellipse’) [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Destinos / (vocadance) – VICTOR 60-1095, A - no matrix (runout stamped with a ‘V.E in ellipse’)
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 3, 2022 John Paris; Vieri Fidanzini
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: 60-1095-A / label in Spanish Language matrix/IDs: 60-1095 A; 1; (no matrix no. given) V.E (in elipse); side: A type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: [as or for (?)] RCA Victor Argentina S.A. Buenos Aires country: Argentina tax code: n/a released: 1946 (source: www.buenosaires.gob.ar/sites/gcaba/files/adj.pdf) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: 1940s   performer/s: John Paris, accomp. por el Grupo de Cuerdas bajo la dirección de Vieri Fidanzini...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, cantado, vocadance, E. Bachem
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Destinos / (vocadance) – VICTOR 60-1095, A - no matrix (runout stamped with a ‘V.E in ellipse’) [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Stardust / (vocadance) – VICTOR 60-1095, B - no matrix (runout stamped with a ‘V.E in ellipse’)
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, E. Bachem
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Sep 3, 2022 Ted Martin; Mac Ceppos
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label/cat.; mx refs: DE LUXE / 1014-A; (199) matrix/IDs: 198-88-10 (hand-etched); side: A type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for De Luxe Records, Linden, NJ) country: USA tax code: n/a released: circa Apr 1946 condition: Very Good (generally; except warped) pressing date/decade:   performer/s: Ted Martin (vocal with instrumental accompaniment; orchestra dir. Mac Ceppos) performed: location tbc, circa Feb 1946 first published: 1940s rights orgs: credited score publisher/s:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish
[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust – DE LUXE 1014, A - matrix 198-88-10 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Temptation – DE LUXE 1014, B - matrix 199-88-10
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 28, 2022 Phil Baker; Perry Botkin; Carl Kress; Haig Stephens; Nate Kosloff
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label/cat.; mx.; refs:- DECCA 23500 A; (71770); 8 sides–1; Personality Series matrix/IDs: 71770A; N (left half stamped) label/cat.; mx.; refs:- DECCA 23500 B; (71712); 8 sides–2; -do- matrix/IDs: 71712A; N label/cat.; mx.; refs:- DECCA 23501 A; (71771); 8 sides–3; Personality Series matrix/IDs: 71771A; N label/cat.; mx.; refs:- DECCA 23501 B; (L 3407); 8 sides–4; -do- matrix/IDs: L3407A; N label/cat.; mx.; refs:- DECCA 23502 A; (71711); 8 sides–5; Personality Series matrix/IDs:...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchill Parish, Phil Baker, Ben Bernie, Walter Hirsch,...
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection: Star Dust – DECCA 23500 [side 1-of-8 from album No. A-421], A - matrix 71770 A [ item/s link: artist/disc info, label scans, & the root WAVE files  - for all 8 sides]   flipside of:   Strange Interlude – DECCA 23500, B - matrix 71712 A   -   What is this Thing Called Love? – DECCA 23501 [side 3-of-8 from album No. A-421], A - matrix 71771 A   flipside of:   Easy to love – DECCA 23501, B - matrix 3407 A   -   My Melancholy Baby –...
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish, Phil Baker, Ben Bernie, Walter Hirsch,...
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 28, 2022 Jimmy Leach and the New Organolians; Dudley Beavan
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / FB. 40411; (CA. 19214) matrix/IDs: CA 19214-ITI (1s &/or Is); G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: India tax code: n/a released: circa 1944 condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: circa mid 1940s   performer/s: Jimmy Leach & the New Organolians, Dudley Beavan at the Hammond organ performed: location tbc,  circa late-Mar to mid-Apr 1943 first published: circa July 1943...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Smith, Wheeler & Snyder, Ted Snyder, Hammond Organ
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Star Dust – COLUMBIA FB.40411; matrix CA 19214-1T1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   The Sheik Of Araby – COLUMBIA FB.40411; matrix CA 19213-1T1
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 27, 2022 Jimmy Leach and the New Organolians; Dudley Beavan
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label/cat.; mx. refs: COLUMBIA / FB. 40411; (CA. 19213) matrix/IDs: CA 19213-ITI (1s &/or Is); G side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for Columbia Graphophone Co Ltd) country: India tax code: n/a released: circa 1944 condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: circa mid 1940s   performer/s: Jimmy Leach & the New Organolians, Dudley Beavan at the Hammond organ performed: location tbc,  circa late-Mar to mid-Apr 1943 first published: circa July 1943...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Smith, Wheeler & Snyder, Ted Snyder, Hammond Organ
Kevin Toner - My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   The Sheik of Araby – COLUMBIA FB.40411; matrix CA 19213-1T1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Star Dust – COLUMBIA FB.40411; matrix CA 19214-1T1
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Ted Snyder, Smith, Wheeler & Snyder
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 13, 2022 Leslie A. Hutchinson; HUTCH
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: HMV / B.D. 1008; OEA.9773 matrix/IDs: OEA9773  I □; 2; H side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: The Gramophone Co Ltd country: England tax code: TT on flipside released: July 1942 (source: 45worlds) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: probably between circa mid 1943 to early ‘46   performer/s: - “HUTCH” (Leslie A. Hutchinson), vocal with orchestra performed: location tbc, circa March 1942 first published: 1940s rights orgs: not...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 13, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust – HMV B.D.1008; matrix OEA.9773 I [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   Jealousy – HMV B.D.1008; matrix OEA.9772 I
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 13, 2022 Leslie A. Hutchinson; HUTCH
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: HMV / B.D. 1008; OEA.9772 matrix/IDs: OEA9772  I □; 9772; 1; O side: not stated type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: The Gramophone Co Ltd country: England tax code: TT released: July 1942 (source: 45worlds) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: probably between circa mid 1943 to early ‘46   performer/s: - “HUTCH” (Leslie A. Hutchinson), vocal with orchestra performed: location tbc, circa March 1942 first published: 1940s rights orgs: N.C.B. /...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, W. May, Jakob Gade
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 13, 2022 Billy Cotton and his Band; Alan Breeze
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: REX / 9924-B; (R 5212); T matrix/IDs: R 5212-1; U; T (etched at top) side: B type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for presumably The Decca Record Co Ltd who acquired REX) country: England tax code: T released: circa early spring 1941 condition: Excellent pressing date/decade: circa mid/late 1941 to early 1942   performer/s: - Billy Cotton and his Band, Alan Breeze vocal (uncredited) and chorus performed: London, 1941:01:15 first published: 1940s...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 13, 2022 My 78s
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[raw] Recordings from my 78s collection:   Stardust – REX 9924, B - matrix R 5212-1 [ item link: artist/disc info, label scan, & the root WAVE file ]   flipside of:   I’ll Walk Beside You – REX 9924, A - matrix R 5211-1
Topics: 78 rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 13, 2022 Billy Cotton and his Band; Peter Williams; Alan Breeze
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: REX / 9924-A; (R 5211); T (etched beside label T code) matrix/IDs: R 5211-1; B; T (etched at top) side: A type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for presumably The Decca Record Co Ltd who acquired REX) country: England tax code: T released: circa early spring 1941 condition: Excellent pressing date/decade: circa mid/late 1941 to early 1942   performer/s: - Billy Cotton and his Band, Peter Williams vocal, and Alan Breeze with chorus (uncredited)...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Murray-Lockton, Edward Lockton, Alan Murray
Kevin Toner - My 78s
Aug 7, 2022 Ambrose and his Orchestra; Jack Cooper
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label/cat.; mx. etc. refs: DECCA / F.7641; DR.5040; matrix/IDs: DR 5040-2; U side: B type: 10” / Shellac / 78 RPM manufacturer: not stated (for presumably The Decca Record Co Ltd) country: England tax code: n/a until slightly later released: 1940 (source: discogs) condition: Very Good pressing date/decade: 1940s [not to be confused with the instrumental Jan 1931 version on HMV]   performer/s: - Ambrose and his Orchestra, Jack Cooper vocal performed: London, 1940:10:04 first published: 1940s...
Topics: 78rpm, shellac, 1940s, Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael